|Sprinter 2002-2006 5 Cyl engine models
Sprinter II 2007-2017 3.0L & 3.5L V6 engine models both gas and diesel
The transmission dipstick is not meant to remain in vehicle during regular operation. It is strictly a service tool.
2002-2003, T1N model: Dipstick will completely enter the tube. (The tube is longer on this model with the OM612 engine)
2004-2006, T1N model: Dipstick will bottom out leaving approximately 3" of dipstick protruding from the tube (OM647 engine)
2007-2016, NCV3 model: Dipstick may or may not completely enter the tube, depending upon the model year.. YOU SIMPLY INSERT THE DIPSTICK UNTIL IT BOTTOMS OUT, THEN TAKE YOUR READING. DO NOT FORCE THE DIPSTICK PAST THE STOPPING POINT.
SERVICE TOOLS ARE NOT RETURNABLE.